5 Tips for College Applicants’ Parents

How Parents Can Be Most Helpful During the College Application Process: 5 Tips for Your Family -written by Mindy Popp, Founder and Principal College Counselor Popp & Associates 1) Designate specific times to discuss the college application process. Don’t discuss it nonstop as the conversations may increase students’ stress levels and as a result, they
Save The Date! We are excited to announce that College Admissions Academy and Beyond BookSmart will be hosting an event “Set Up Your High School Student For Success” on September 23 at the Wellesley Library. Families with middle school and/or high school students, as well as educators, are encouraged to attend this free event. Executive function coach Jennifer Flewelling and college admissions authority
The New Year is ripe for declaring resolutions and promises to do better and be better across areas of our lives. We proclaim that this time we will reach our goals, whether they are for earning better grades, scoring higher on the SAT, running a faster mile in spring track, and much more. In the
The Eames family has been a P&A client for several years, and working with their oldest sons was both exciting and rewarding. Alison, their mom, was actively engaged and supportive throughout our work together. We are thankful to Alison for taking the time to share her insight and tips with our readers and congratulate her
The March newsletter is here! Discover information about upcoming New England college fairs, summer co-op, internship and research opportunities  for high school students, and read our reflections on spring and the lessons all of us can learn during this time of choice and change. Spring: A Time for Choice and Change As much as New
Tonight, Mindy Popp, founder of Popp & Associates will be a guest on #CollegeCash, a Twitter chat hosted by Jodi Okun from College Financial Aid Advisors. Join us, as well as college admission and financial aid officers, school and independent counselors, parents, students and others, to learn tips about how parents can be most helpful to